Rise of the planet of the Fat Bikes

About one year ago i wrote a post on how fat bikes was going to the masses. In my wildest dreams i could not think of the progress being made since then. Fat bikes are now a part of the bike scene. Riders and manufacturers has realised that fat tires are not just for sand […]

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Episode #5 Arctic Adventures on the air

While in Björkliden we recorded a new episode for the podcast on Mountainbikeradio.com with guests Kevin Hodgson from the UK and Fredrik Broman, Aurorasafaricamp/Humanspectra.com Quite messy and chaotic but we had great fun recording it. Check it HERE! View this post on Instagram New episode soon on @mtnbikeradio from #bjorkliden #swedishlapland A post shared by […]

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Fuck cancer, ride your bike

The story of Ezra Caldwell reached via social media. Nine years ago i lost my father to cancer. Getting older cancer scares the shit out of me. Stories like Ezras are hopeful and yet terrifying. To watch him put down all his effort to ride. Despite going through treatment and being sick as hell. The […]

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Morning by the river

Sometimes you just need to get out and ride. It can be hard to find the time between family, work and all the “must dos”. Today i got an extra hour before work. Riding the local trails on the monstercross just makes life a bit less complicated. It´s been a while since i took the […]

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Ride Jah bike man!

This awesome clip just popped up on B.L.I.S.L:s Facebook stream. But wait a minute? Is that…? Yup, thats me right in the beginning and about 1.33 minutes in. Great work, cool song and thanks for the credits. =) View this post on Instagram Jah man! A post shared by Olov S (@bikelife_in_swedish_lapland) on Aug 17, […]

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Bad ass steel 26+ hard tail from Surly

A few year ago i had a On-one 456 steel hard tail. That´s the bike i miss the most. Ever since i sold it i´ve been planning to get me a new one. I like the 456, it´s not light but lots of fun. Lately it´s been all about fat bikes. The Bucksaw got my […]

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Three Mukluks and a Pugsley

The spring arrived early this year. Finally it was time to take the first proper trail ride. We, thats me the Lars, Sven and the newest fat biker in town Anders. it was decided to take a early morning ride today. What happens? Snow fall during night… Anyway falling back on rule #5 (harden the […]

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We´re on the air baby

I can’t believe we did it. But we did! Our first episode of Bike Life in Swedish Lapland the pod cast is on the air on Mountain bike radio. Its our first staggering steps as pod casters. We went along and just did it. This first episode is trail and error for me and The […]

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